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University Of Pennsylvania Named Best College Nationwide

If you are looking for the best college education for your child, it turns out you don’t have to go far.

09/09/2014

David Zamarin, junior at Masterman High School in Philadelphia. (credit: David Zamarin)

Masterman High School Student Crowd-Sources Second Company In Effort To Raise $50K

16-year-old David Zamarin has started a crowd-sourcing campaign to fund not his first, but his second company.

09/08/2014

Dr. Sean Hennessy (Credit: Penn Medicine Communications)

Local Doctor Says Heart Failure Patients Could Benefit From Added Supplement

Millions of heart failure patients could benefit by adding a well-known supplement to the treatment.

07/20/2014

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Penn Police To Increase Patrols After Recent Uptick In Bike Thefts

Cyclists are urged to properly secure their bikes to a rack using a U-lock, since many of the area racks are monitored by Penn Emergency Communications Center cameras.

06/13/2014

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Mill About On Father’s Day

A nice way to spend Father’s Day is to visit one of the many historic mills in our area.

06/09/2014

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Reid Returns To Philly, Gives Future Coaches Tips

Seventeen months after he was fired by the Eagles, Andy Reid was in Philadelphia on Saturday to speak at Penn.

05/31/2014

Pope Francis arrives in Manger Square to take part in a Mass held at the Church of Nativity as crowds watch and wave flags in the foreground on May 25, 2014, in Bethlehem, West Bank.  (Credit: Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images)

Pope Francis’ Trip To West Bank May Send Signal To Israeli Leaders

Pope Francis is giving a symbolic nod to Palestinian aspirations for their own state by visiting the West Bank before visiting Israel.

05/25/2014

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Summer Garden Railway Opens At Morris Arboretum

What makes the railroad set up at Morris Arboretum extra special is that in their quarter-mile tiny track display, everything’s crafted of natural materials.

05/21/2014

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Museums In Philadelphia Offering Free Admission Sunday

Several museums in Philadelphia will offer free admission to the public this Sunday as part of the Association of Art Museum Directors’ (AAMD) Art Museum Day, which coincides with International Museum Day.

05/15/2014

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Diverse Group Set To Speak At College Graduation Ceremonies Across Philadelphia

Graduation ceremonies are on tap this week at universities across the city — and the list of commencement speakers covers the gamut from well-known performers to a recent grad.

05/12/2014

(Penn Relays' director Dave Johnson, at the Penn Athletic Center, adjacent to Franklin Field.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

On Their Mark: Penn Officials Ready To Raise Curtain on 120th Penn Relays

The Penn Relays begin Thursday, in West Philadelphia.

04/23/2014

James Dupree in front of his studios at 36th and Haverford. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Artist Battles City Of Philadelphia To Save Property Taken By Eminent Domain

A world-renowned artist is going head-to-head with the City of Philadelphia to save what he calls his “dream studio” in Mantua.

04/17/2014

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Pa. Residents Help Award $50K Grant To Local Physician

A physician at the University of Pennsylvania has been awarded a $50,000 research grant from the Breast Cancer Coalition and Pennsylvania residents had a hand in making this gift possible.

04/12/2014

(Mayor Nutter welcomes Millenials who took part in a competition to revamp city policies to attract more of that demographic group.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Winners of Competition to Make Philadelphia More Millennial-Friendly Announced

Mayor Michael Nutter was on hand to congratulate more than a dozen participants of the city’s first public policy case study competition.

04/04/2014

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Group of Penn Students Rally For Mental Health Reform in Wake of 3 Student Suicides

Two dozen students and faculty gathered for what they call “The Green Ribbon Movement.”

03/31/2014

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